Jul 19, 2011 4:30am PDT
-blowers about hacking dead at his home. police are calling sean hoare's death unexplained but not suspicious. charlie d'agata, cbs news, london. >>> let's go back to parliament and take live look as the proceedings are going on. we understand that rupert murdoch is there and taking questions. now, the murdoch empire itself did fall victim to hackers just yesterday. someone seized control of their website of news corp's "the sun." this is a sister newspaper to the defunct "news of the world." the sun site briefly displayed a phony story that murdoch died and then redirected users to a hacker group's website. >>> let's check your traffic and weather. kristy, not so bad yesterday. this is definitely improving. >> things are going up and we'll get even prettier and warmer to make our way into the middle of the week. this morning partly cloudy conditions inland, a little coastal fog out there and low clouds elsewhere but by this afternoon pretty nice temperatures and it's mild this morning, still seeing some 60s, 60 in redwood city, 62 for san jose, also 62 in concord. this afternoon high 80s. so
Jul 19, 2011 5:00am PDT
one of the first whistle-blowers about hacking dead at his home. police are calling sean hoare's death unexplained but not suspicious. charlie d'agata, cbs news, london. >>> 5:06. a bipartisan plan is being fine- tuned in the u.s. senate. now, this is in hopes getting around the nation's debt crisis. the plan would give president obama the power to raise the debt ceiling by $2.4 trillion in three installments. that is if he agrees to a package of spending cuts. congress would only be able to override an increase with a two- thirds majority in both house and senate. meanwhile the house today is expected to pass a republican plan backed by the tea party. but it is sure to fail in a democrat majority senate and the president vowed to veto it. >> but it would require the dismantlement of social security, medicare and medicaid. >> if a debt ceiling is not in place by that august 2 deadline, the treasury will not be able to pay all the government's bills that are due on august 3. >>> all right. this tuesday morning, want to know what your traffic looks like, how your afternoon is shaping up?
Jul 19, 2011 2:35am EDT
. they are saying sean hoar's death is not considered suspicious but it's an added layer into this whole story. >> an odd coincidence. on top of that two of the websites from murdock newspapers were hacked into, one of them had a fake story that murdock himself had died. it was a fake folk story but the ripple effects keep on coming. >> a hacking, a bit of a taste of their own medicine, perhaps. >>> if you are in the san francisco bay area and need work done on your bike they're here are more than happy to help you out at mike's bikes. >> don't try to pay the bill with pennies. they don't want them and they're not accepting them. the ship rounds every cash transaction down to the nearest nickel. >> shop owners say the policy saves them about 2,000 bucks a year because it takes time to count all those pennies in the the till. it costs the government 1.7 cents to mint each penny. they're saying the penny is inconsequential to the bug anymore. >> it kind of is is. who pays in pennies? more "world news now" coming up after the break, don't go far. hó [ male announcer ] every day, thousands of peo